Christos Costarellos is a Greek designer with an innate talent for delicate feminine creations. He was born in Dusseldorf, Germany and was introduced to the fashion world at an early age, as his parents were both working in the fashion industry. He studied fashion design at Dimitrelis School of Fashion in Greece and then theater costume design at the London College of Fashion, England. In 1998 he launched his personal line and in 2005 he joined the collective attempt of the Hellenic Fashion Designers Association introducing the Athens Fashion Week. His fashion shows gained great reviews and Christos Costarellos enhanced the Greek fashion scene with the quality and special creative techniques of his collections. Forever dedicated to the craftsmanship of moulage and couture techniques, he blends his love for color with unique bias cuts in his distinct creations of Nouvelle Couture.
The House of Costarellos was launched in the Greek market in 1998. The first atelier in the center of Athens worked with an exclusive clientele who deeply appreciated the designer's charisma in fine tailoring, finishing details and special couture techniques. Soon enough, the Costarellos collections were interpreted as feminine elegance, created with dedicated craftsmanship and infused with an air of ethereal dreams. By the year 2000, the production line was enriched with 2 new ateliers, which provided the flow for the collections' development andthe unique sur mesure creations. Within the next 12 years, the House of Costarellos is established in the international market. Today, it includes a head office, a line of ateliers and a local and international showroom in Athens and Paris. An infinite creative force, constant research and the unique blend of innovative cuts with traditional moulage techniques have been the signature of Costarellos' Nouvelle Couture. The worldwide distribution network, with more than 50 selling points around the globe, such as Harrods, Moda Operandi and Harvey Nichols, constitutes the “ambassadors” of the Costarellos dignified presence in the fashion industry.